1606 N 600 Rd, Baldwin City, 66006
785.594.2966

spicebush

Lindera benzoin

Large, multi-stemmed shrubs have aromatic twigs and foliage. Spicebush is an important native plant for birds and a larval host plant for the spicebush swallowtail. Male and female flowers occur on separate plants, and the females have bright red fruits in fall. NATIVE TO THE EASTERN HALF OF THE U.S.